The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 50 55 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 23 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.94% 3.02% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 3.51% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 40
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Unit Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
498 599 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.27% 86.19% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 432 519 359
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,433 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the North East

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +2 13 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Durham -1 6 £42,500 -
Northumberland -2 3 £41,500 +38.33%
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 36 (87.80%) MVC
2 34 (82.93%) .NET
3 33 (80.49%) SQL Server
3 33 (80.49%) JavaScript
4 31 (75.61%) C#
4 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (68.29%) ASP.NET
6 23 (56.10%) Web Services
7 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
8 21 (51.22%) Software Engineering
8 21 (51.22%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (48.78%) Git (software)
10 19 (46.34%) REST
11 18 (43.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (43.90%) OO
12 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (41.46%) QA
13 16 (39.02%) Waterfall
13 16 (39.02%) CRM
14 15 (36.59%) Visual Studio
14 15 (36.59%) Multithreading
15 14 (34.15%) JIRA
15 14 (34.15%) Use Case
15 14 (34.15%) Release Management
15 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (34.15%) Heroku
15 14 (34.15%) SaaS
15 14 (34.15%) SQL
15 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
15 14 (34.15%) IIS

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (34.15%) IIS
1 14 (34.15%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (34.15%) Heroku
2 14 (34.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) HTTP
1 14 (34.15%) SSL
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) MySQL
4 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (4.88%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.44%) MS Access
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Git (software)
2 18 (43.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (36.59%) Visual Studio
4 14 (34.15%) JIRA
5 4 (9.76%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.88%) MSTest
6 2 (4.88%) NUnit
7 1 (2.44%) JUnit
7 1 (2.44%) Rational Rose
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) C# Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Lead Developer
4 12 (29.27%) Lead C# Developer
5 10 (24.39%) .NET Developer
5 10 (24.39%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Lead Software Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Principal Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
7 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (14.63%) Agile Developer
8 6 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (14.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (14.63%) SQL Developer
9 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
10 4 (9.76%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (9.76%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (9.76%) Lead .NET Developer
10 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) .NET
2 28 (68.29%) ASP.NET
3 23 (56.10%) Web Services
4 19 (46.34%) REST
5 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (29.27%) HTML
7 11 (26.83%) CSS
8 9 (21.95%) jQuery
9 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
10 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
10 6 (14.63%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (12.20%) SOAP
12 4 (9.76%) Classic ASP
12 4 (9.76%) CSS3
12 4 (9.76%) Handlebars
12 4 (9.76%) HTML5
13 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (4.88%) Autofac
13 2 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.44%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) MVC
2 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (51.22%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (51.22%) Software Engineering
4 18 (43.90%) OO
5 16 (39.02%) CRM
5 16 (39.02%) Waterfall
6 15 (36.59%) Multithreading
7 14 (34.15%) ERP
7 14 (34.15%) Release Management
7 14 (34.15%) Use Case
8 12 (29.27%) Line Management
8 12 (29.27%) Product Management
8 12 (29.27%) Project Management
9 9 (21.95%) Scrum
10 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
11 5 (12.20%) TDD
12 4 (9.76%) Microservices
12 4 (9.76%) OOD
12 4 (9.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) JavaScript
2 31 (75.61%) C#
3 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) VB
4 5 (12.20%) VB6
5 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.76%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) PHP 5
7 2 (4.88%) Java
8 1 (2.44%) XPath
8 1 (2.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (41.46%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
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